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The Resource Einstein's monsters : the life and times of black holes, Chris Impey

Einstein's monsters : the life and times of black holes, Chris Impey

Label
Einstein's monsters : the life and times of black holes
Title
Einstein's monsters
Title remainder
the life and times of black holes
Statement of responsibility
Chris Impey
Title variation
Life and times of black holes
Title variation remainder
the life and times of black holes
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Clear, compelling, and profound, Einstein<U+2019>s Monsters reveals how our comprehension of black holes is intrinsically linked to how we make sense of the universe and our place within it. From the small questions to the big ones<U+2015>from the tiniest particles to the nature of space-time itself<U+2015>black holes might be the key to a deeper understanding of the cosmos
Writing style
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10738738
Cataloging source
DLC
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Impey, Chris
Dewey number
523.8/875
Index
index present
LC call number
QB843.B55
LC item number
I47 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Black holes (Astronomy)
  • Gravitation
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life and times of black holes
Label
Einstein's monsters : the life and times of black holes, Chris Impey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Evidence for black holes, large and small. The heart of darkness -- Black holes from star death -- Supermassive black holes -- Gravitational engines -- Black holes, past, present, and future. The lives of black holes -- Black holes as tests of gravity -- Seeing with gravity eyes -- The fate of black holes
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
295 pages
Isbn
9781324000938
Lccn
2018019192
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • on1035798779
  • (OCoLC)1035798779
Label
Einstein's monsters : the life and times of black holes, Chris Impey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Evidence for black holes, large and small. The heart of darkness -- Black holes from star death -- Supermassive black holes -- Gravitational engines -- Black holes, past, present, and future. The lives of black holes -- Black holes as tests of gravity -- Seeing with gravity eyes -- The fate of black holes
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
295 pages
Isbn
9781324000938
Lccn
2018019192
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • on1035798779
  • (OCoLC)1035798779

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